60 days in Burkina Faso Itinerary

60 days in Burkina Faso Itinerary

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60 days in Burkina Faso Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Ouagadougou
— 9 nights
2
Bobo Dioulasso
— 9 nights
3
Banfora
— 10 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Loropeni
— 10 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
5
Ouahigouya
— 9 nights
Drive:  5​h
6
Bani
— 9 nights
Drive + Fly:  28​h
End: Charlotte

9
nights
Ouagadougou

Ouagadougou ©
The capital of Burkina Faso and its economic center, Ouagadougou also serves as the regional center for art and cultural preservation.
Escape the urban bustle at Ranch de Nazinga and Parc Animalier. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of Ouagadougou and Grande Mosquee de Ouagadougou. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Manega Bendrologie Museum, hunt for treasures at Ouagadougou Markets, walk around Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo, and take in nature's colorful creations at Laongo Sculpture Symposium.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ouagadougou trip planner.

Charlotte, USA to Ouagadougou is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Charlotte in February, expect Ouagadougou to be warmer, temps between 98°F and 68°F. You will leave for Bobo Dioulasso on the 3rd (Sun).

Things to do in Ouagadougou

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
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Ranch de Nazinga ©
Ranch de Nazinga
Musee De La Bendrologie de Manega ©
Musee De La Bendrologie de Manega
Cathedral of Ouagadougou ©
Cathedral of Ouagadougou

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nights
Bobo Dioulasso

Bobo Dioulasso ©
The second-largest city in the country, Bobo-Dioulasso represents both an economical and cultural center.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mosque of Bobo-Dioulasso and Cathedrale Notre Dame de Lourdes. There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Ma Copine Femmes & Creativite, don't miss a visit to Mare aux Hippopotames, and stop by Gafreh.

For ratings and tourist information, use the Bobo Dioulasso trip planner .

Getting from Ouagadougou to Bobo Dioulasso by flight takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In March in Bobo Dioulasso, expect temperatures between 100°F during the day and 77°F at night. You will leave for Banfora on the 12th (Tue).

Things to do in Bobo Dioulasso

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Mosque of Bobo-Dioulasso ©
Mosque of Bobo-Dioulasso
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Lourdes ©
Mare aux Hippopotames ©
Mare aux Hippopotames

10
nights
Banfora

Banfora ©
Banfora is a city in south western Burkina Faso with a population of 93,750 people (2012). Get in touch with nature at Les Cascades de Banfora and Karfiguela Falls. There's much more to do: get great views at Domes de Fabedougou, head outdoors with Cascade de Banfora, and take in the dramatic natural features at Les Pics de Sindou.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Banfora online holiday maker .

Getting from Bobo Dioulasso to Banfora by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Banfora can reach 100°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll travel to Loropeni.

Things to do in Banfora

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Les Cascades de Banfora ©
Les Cascades de Banfora
Domes de Fabedougou ©
Domes de Fabedougou
Les Pics de Sindou ©
Les Pics de Sindou

10
nights
Loropeni

Loropeni ©
Loropéni is a market town in southern Burkina Faso, lying about west of Gaoua. Loropeni is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of The Ruins of Loropeni.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Loropeni trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Banfora to Loropeni takes 3 hours. You'll set off for Ouahigouya on the 1st (Mon).

Things to do in Loropeni

Historic Sites
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The Ruins of Loropeni ©
The Ruins of Loropeni

9
nights
Ouahigouya

Ouahigouya
Ouahigouya is a relatively notable town in northern Burkina Faso. Ouahigouya is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get lost in a book at BIblioteca OLVIDO.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ouahigouya holiday maker site .

Getting from Loropeni to Ouahigouya by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: fly. On the 11th (Thu), you're off toBani.
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nights
Bani

Bani ©
Bani is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of The Grand Mosque at Bani.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bani trip planner.

Drive from Ouahigouya to Bani in 5.5 hours. You will leave for home on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Bani

Historic Sites
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The Grand Mosque at Bani ©
The Grand Mosque at Bani